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Graphic Design and web administrator, Evan Leake, PaleBird Design Studio, Macomb, Illinois-US

Tom Tabor, Tabor Communications, Inc., La Jolla, California-US

Maria Arand, Crown Imports, LLC, Chicago, Illinois-US

Danell “Doc” Nicholson (World Sport Chicago), Chicago, Illinois-US

Chicago Cubs, Chicago, Illinois-US

Billy Goat Tavern, Chicago, Illinois-US

Legal Adviser Anonymous, Rockford, Illinois-US

Accounting Adviser Jake Thompson, CPA, Rockford, Illinois-US

Adviser Paul Avery (University of Florida), Gainesville, Florida-US

Adviser Baha Mirghani (Brown and Caldwell Engineering), Florida-US

Adviser David Stack (University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee), Milwaukee, Wisconsin-US

Adviser Noshir Contractor (Northwestern University), Chicago, Illinois-US

Adviser Mary Ann Leung (Sustainable Horizons), Des Moines, Iowa-US

Adviser Jiayuan Meng (Google), San Francisco, California-US

Friend and Officer Wa Yuan (Scitivate, Inc.), San Francisco, California-US

Friend Carol Song (Purdue), West Lafayette, Indiana-US

Friend Erik Bergman (Medical College of Wisconsin), Milwaukee, Wisconsin-US

Friend Richard Barrett (Lawrence Livermore National Lab), Livermore, California-US

Friend Alana Romanella (Virginia Tech)- US

Friend, Anonymous, Rockford, Illinois-US

Friend, Anonymous, Urbana, Illinois-US

Friend, Anonymous, Washington DC-US

Friend, Anonymous, Bloomington, Indiana-US

Friend, Anonymous, Austin, Texas-US

Friend, Anonymous, La Jolla, California-US

Friend, Anonymous, Boulder, Colorado-US

Corporate and agency sponsors

Airlink Airlines of the South African skies

Berkeley Lab (w/Sustainable Horizons Institute)

Cray Computers

Data Direct Networks

Dell Computers



National Science Foundation